Grammar Patterns

ADJ on n

The 'emphatic' group

These adjectives indicate that someone has strong or unchanging views about something, or expresses their views strongly.
Ferguson has been more emphatic on the subject.
The government was inflexible on the need for industrial reform.
  • adamant
  • clear
  • eloquent
  • emphatic
  • firm
  • inflexible
  • insistent
  • outspoken
  • passionate
  • specific
  • uncompromising
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